What is it about music that makes us feel the feelings we're feeling? You might think it has something to do with the notes or our brains' natural responses to these sounds, but that's only part of the story. We've been culturally trained to respond to music in certain ways because, if you ignore the lyrics, music itself doesn't actually contain any emotion at all. Watch the episode to find out more.
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